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Standing Senate Committee On Legal And Constitutional Affairs Evidence

OTTAWA, Thursday, June 15, 2017 The Standing Senate Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs, to which was referred Bill C-305, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (mischief), met this day at 10:30 a.m. to give consideration to the bill. Senator Bob Runciman (Chair) in the chair. The Chair: Welcome…

Bill S-231, An Act to amend the Canada Evidence Act and the Criminal Code (protection of journalistic sources)

OTTAWA, Thursday, February 16, 2017 The Standing Senate Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs, to which was referred Bill S-231, An Act to amend the Canada Evidence Act and the Criminal Code (protection of journalistic sources), met this day at 10:30 a.m. to give consideration to the bill. Senator George…

Bill S-215, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (sentencing for violent offences against Aboriginal women)

OTTAWA, Wednesday, December 7, 2016 The Standing Senate Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs, to which was referred Bill S-215, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (sentencing for violent offences against Aboriginal women), met this day at 4:15 p.m. to give consideration to the bill. Senator Bob Runciman (Chair)…

Bill S-230, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (drug-impaired driving)

OTTAWA, Thursday, December 1, 2016 The Standing Senate Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs, to which was referred Bill S-230, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (drug-impaired driving), met this day at 10:30 a.m. to give consideration to the bill. Senator Bob Runciman (Chair) in the chair. The Chair: …

Bill S-2: An Act to amend the Criminal Code and other Acts (sex offenders).

Standing Senate Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs on Bill S-2: An Act to amend the Criminal Code and other Acts (sex offenders). Witness Testimony

The Standing Senate Committee On Legal and Constitutional Affairs

OTTAWA, Thursday, February 18, 2016 The Standing Senate Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs met this day at 10:30 a.m. to study matters pertaining to delays in Canada’s criminal justice system. Senator Bob Runciman (Chair) in the chair. The Chair: Good morning. Welcome colleagues, invited guests and members of the…

Submissions on Bill C-51

Submissions on Bill C-51 Canadian Council of Criminal Defence Lawyers Conseil Canadien des Avocats de la Défense   The attacks of 9/11 were clearly and obviously acts of organized terrorism.  To describe them as such does not invite debate upon the definition of “terrorism”. In 2001 Canada enacted a series…

Bill C-36 (Prostitution)

Submissions on Bill C-36 Graeme Hamilton, Representative, Canadian Council of Criminal Defence Lawyers: Good morning, chair and members of the committee. Ms. Yanful and I are here today as representatives of the Canadian Council of Criminal Defence Lawyers. The CCCDL was formed in November of 1992 to offer a national…

Concealment of Identity (Bill C-309)

April 18, 2013 Bill C-309: An Act to amend the Criminal Code (Concealment of Identity) Witness Testimony

Kidnapping of Young Person (Bill C-299)

May 22, 2013 Bill C-299: An Act to amend the Criminal Code (kidnapping of young person) Witness Testimony

Emergency Wiretaps (Bill C-55)

March 25, 2013 Bill C-55: An Act to amend the Criminal Code Witness Testimony

Elder Abuse (Bill C-36)

On December 6, 2012, William Trudell appeared before the Standing Senate Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs and made submissions on Bill C-36: An Act to amend the Criminal Code (elder abuse).  

Bill C-10

Bill C-10:An Act to enact the Justice for Victims of Terrorism Act and to amend the State Immunity Act, the Criminal Code, the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Corrections and Conditional Release Act, the Youth Criminal Justice Act, the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act and other Acts Witness Testimony

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Study on the Act to amend the Criminal Code – production of records in sexual offence proceedings

Study on the Act to amend the Criminal Code – production of records in sexual offence proceedings Witness Testimony

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Bill C-21

Bill C-21: An Act to enact the Justice for Victims of Terrorism Act and to amend the State Immunity Act, the Criminal Code, the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, the Corrections and Conditional Release Act, the Youth Criminal Justice Act, the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act and other Acts Witness…

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Bill C-21: An Act to amend the Criminal Code (Mega-Trials)

Bill C-21: An Act to amend the Criminal Code (Mega-Trials) Witness Testimony

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Bill C-21: An Act to amend the Criminal Code (sentencing for fraud)

Bill C-21: An Act to amend the Criminal Code (sentencing for fraud) Witness Testimony

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Bill S-464: An Act to amend the Criminal Code (justification for detention in custody)

Bill S-464: An Act to amend the Criminal Code (justification for detention in custody) Witness Testimony

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Bill S-6: An Act to amend the Criminal Code and another Act (Serious Time for the Most Serious Crime Act)

Bill S-6: An Act to amend the Criminal Code and another Act (Serious Time for the Most Serious Crime Act) Witness Testimony

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Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights C-4 to Amend the Youth Criminal Justice Act

Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights C-4 to Amend the Youth Criminal Justice Act Witness Testimony

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Bill S-9: An Act to amend the Criminal Code (auto theft and trafficking in property obtained by crime)

Bill S-9: An Act to amend the Criminal Code (auto theft and trafficking in property obtained by crime) Witness Testimony

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Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights on Organized Crime

Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights on Organized Crime Witness Testimony

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Bill C-25: (limiting credit for pre-trial custody) on Legal and Constitutional Affairs

Bill C-25: (limiting credit for pre-trial custody) on Legal and Constitutional Affairs Witness Testimony  •  Legislative Information

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Bill C-14: An Act to amend the Criminal Code (Organized Crime and Protection of Justice System Participants)

Bill C-14: An Act to amend the Criminal Code (Organized Crime and Protection of Justice System Participants) Witness Testimony (n/a)  •  Legislative Information

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Justice Committee Study on Matters Related to Impaired Driving

Justice Committee Study on Matters Related to Impaired Driving Witness Testimony (n/a) • Legislative Information (n/a)

Bill C-215: Consecutive Sentence For use of Firearm in Commission of Offence

Bill C-215: An Act to amend the Criminal Code (Consecutive Sentence For use of Firearm in Commission of Offence) Witness Testimony  •  Legislative Information